Nile River Cruises
MS Sonesta Moon Goddess Review and Specifications
Specifications of MS Sonesta Moon Goddess
|Year built||2000 / Age : 19|
|Class||Nile River hotel ship|
|Ferry route / homeports||Luxor-Aswan|
|Owner||Sonesta Hotels and Resorts|
|Speed||13 kn / 24 kph / 15 mph|
|Length (LOA)||72 m / 236 ft|
|Beam (width)||11.4 m / 37 ft|
|Passengers||53 - 106|
|Decks with cabins||3|
Review of MS Sonesta Moon Goddess
MS Sonesta Moon Goddess is a five-star luxury river cruise ship operating 4- and 6-night itineraries in Egypt, between Luxor and Aswan on River Nile. The vessel was built in Cairo in 2000 by Jose Vanden Bossche, a Belgian interior designer. The ship was classified as A-1 river service and awarded the Certificate of Excellence POLSKI. The vessel is owned by "Sonesta Hotels and Resorts" - a subsidiary company of "Sonesta International Hotels Corporation".
All the 49 standard cabins feature sliding glass doors that open to private balconies. There are also 4 Presidential Suites which boast private lounges. All staterooms feature individual climate control, direct-dial phone, safety deposit box, mini-bar, satellite television, hairdryer. The en-suite bathrooms are equipped with bathtubs. Smoking on the ship is allowed, but only on open deck (outdoor) areas.
A variety of special facilities and services are available on Sonesta Moon Goddess. The list of onboard amenities includes a restaurant, discotheque (night club), bars, live nightly entertainment, room service, gym, jogging track, guided excursions, spacious sun deck with a swimming pool.
MS Sonesta Moon Goddess cruise price inclusions:
- "Meet & Assist" service (upon embarkation/disembarkation), as well as assistance during the stay onboard and also on tours and excursions ashore
- 5-star Accommodation on full board basis
- All transfers by an air-conditioned deluxe vehicle
- All "Nile Cruise" excursions mentioned in the itinerary
- Entrance fees to all sights between Aswan and Luxor
- English-speaking tour guide
- All service charges and taxes.
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